American Airlines has demonstrated its commitment to help fight food insecurity in the inland region with a generous donation of 30,000 flight miles to Feeding America Riverside/San Bernardino (FARSB). The generous and unrestricted grant will enable FARSB to use travel miles for business and/or fundraising to help fuel their mission of alleviating hunger in the inland region. As the world’s largest airline, this grant is an example of American Airlines commitment to give back to communities where their team members and customers work and live. “We are so thankful to have received such a generous gift during Hunger Action Month,” said Lori Butler, Philanthropy Director at FARSB as she thanked American Airlines for its continuing support of the organization’s hunger relief efforts. FARSB’s is committed to providing sustenance for the more than 400,000 residents at risk of going hungry in the Inland Empire by working diligently to ensure that every dollar donated can provide up to 9 meals to community members in need. FARSB is leading the fight against hunger in the Inland Empire by providing food access, emergency relief, education, and advocacy to families in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. It is the primary source of food for over 300 local nonprofit organizations, distributing over one million pounds of food monthly to emergency food pantries, homeless shelters, soup kitchens, high-need elementary schools, halfway houses, senior centers, residential treatment centers, shelters for the abused, after school programs and group homes. FARSB spokesperson Carolyn Solar stressed how in alliance with these charity partners, make up the largest hunger relief organization in the Inland Empire, making food security a reality for over 1.2 million people every year. For information regarding how you can support your local food bank during Hunger Action Month, visit http://www.FeedingIE.org/hungeractionmonth.